Trade Talks

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (Peterson Institute for International Economics) cohost a podcast about the economics of international trade and policy. From trade wars to trade deals, this podcast covers trade developments with insights and economic analysis from two of the world's top trade geeks.

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82: How Big Is the USMCA? It’s Uncertain

Soumaya Keynes and Chad Bown discuss the hotly anticipated US International Trade Commission economic impact assessment of the US-Canada-Mexico Agreement. They explain the ITC use of economic models to show potential effects on the US...


 2019-04-27  n/a

81: National Security and Trade – The Fear of Imitation

Mona Pinchis-Paulsen joins to discuss the origins and history of using national security threats to justify trade restrictions.


 2019-04-18  n/a

80: Zeroing: The Biggest WTO Threat You’ve Never Heard Of (#45)

Keynes and Bown explain how a tiny part of US antidumping tariff calculations threatens the entire trading system.


 2019-04-09  n/a

79: A President Explains Mexican Trade

Ernesto Zedillo joins to discuss 40 years of Mexico’s trade, the impact of import substitution policies, NAFTA, and the USMCA.


 2019-04-06  n/a

78: Trade Talks Does Its Taxes

Kimberly Clausing joins Keynes and Bown to discuss today’s economic and policy challenges in taxing multinational companies.


 2019-03-31  n/a

77: Happy Tariffversary

Keynes and Bown discuss new research on the economics and politics behind President Trump’s tariffs and the resulting retaliation.


 2019-03-24  n/a

76: Trump versus India: Fighting over Which Poor Countries Are Special

The Trump administration pulled India and Turkey from the US Generalized System of Preference, a program that offers zero tariffs to imports from poor countries. Keynes and Bown explain the decision and how it fits into a broader battle between rich and


 2019-03-10  n/a

75: A US-China Farm Subsidy Fight at the WTO

Not to be overshadowed by the Trump-China trade war, the WTO issues an important legal ruling on Chinese subsidies. Soumaya Keynes and Chad Bown describe how the Americans had challenged Chinese payments to farmers of corn, wheat and rice, as well as imp


 2019-03-03  n/a

74: Trade Talks Tough – Sanctions on North Korea (#14)

Keynes and Bown replay their November 2017 interview with Marcus Noland (PIIE) about his research on implementing trade sanctions on North Korea. First up is his recent book with Stephan Haggard (PIIE) “Hard Target: Sanctions,...


 2019-02-28  n/a

73: Soybeans and the Trade War Fallout

Keynes and Bown discuss the economics of soybeans, a major American export targeted by Chinese tariffs as part of the ongoing US-China trade war. Keynes visits farms in Iowa, and the two explain the impact...


 2019-02-23  n/a